Northampton Press

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 24

In the 500 block of Wood Street, a dispute between a husband and wife occurred.

Police assisted adult probation at Pyramid Healthcare, 124 Bridge St.

At Apartments for the Elderly, 118 Bridge St., officers sought information regarding a case.

A suspicious vehicle in the 700 block of Third Street was reported to the department. A stolen plate was recovered and the vehicle towed.

In the 200 block of Wood Street, a subject was detained on a warrant and taken to central booking.

A civil dispute over rent occurred in the 700 block of Fourth Street.

On Covington Place, a carbon monoxide alarm sounded. It was checked by the fire department.

In the 200 block of Peach Street, police investigated a report of missing money.

SEPT. 25

Officers responded to a report of an animal complaint in the 100 block of Front Street. The dog was reunited with its owner.

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., a dryer vent fire occurred.

A reportable motor vehicle accident, with a DUI arrest, took place on Pine Street. Two vehicles were involved.

SEPT. 26

In the 100 block of Second Street, police sought vehicle repossession information.

On Walnut Street, three vehicles were involved in a reportable crash.

An alarm sounded inside a building in the 400 block of Race Street, the department said.

Police assisted two truants to school in the 100 block of Bridge Street.

North Catasauqua police requested assistance from Catasauqua officers for a dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend in the 1200 block of Third Street.

A dispute over parking occurred in the 200 block of Peach Street.

The department received an animal complaint on Mulberry Street. The loose dog was picked up by the owner.

A problem with an ex-boyfriend in the 400 block of Prospect Street was reported to police.

In the 100 block of Main Street, officers investigated a harassment by text complaint.

An investigation is continuing for an assault that took place on 14th Street.

SEPT. 27

A dispute between a mother and a daughter occurred in the 300 block of Church Street.

A license was seized in the 200 block of Race Street, police said.

Suspicious activity — a computer scam — in the 700 block of Front Street was reported.

Police assisted adult probation and Lehigh County Drug Task Force in the 500 block of Front Street.

SEPT. 28

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred in the 700 block of Railroad Street.

On Bridge Street, police offered assistance during a welfare check.

In the 600 block of South 14th Street, officers responded to a report of a missing juvenile. The individual was located and transported to the hospital.

On 14th Street, police directed traffic.

Police sought information regarding a harassment case in the 400 block of Faith Drive.

Vincent Strobel, 38, of Allentown, was arrested on Pine Street for possession of drug paraphernalia and traffic violations, among other charges.

SEPT. 29

In the 200 block of Second Street, music was turned down when police investigated a noise complaint.

The department said a dispute over property lines occurred in the 100 block of South 13th Street.

Police sought information regarding an animal complaint in the 200 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.

In the 700 block of Bethlehem Road, officers sought information regarding a case.

A reckless driver on Front Street was reported to police. A truck was traveling in the wrong direction, the report said.

SEPT. 30

Vehicles parked in the private lot of Presbyterian Church of Catasauqua, 210 Pine St., were reported.

A vehicle in a handicap space was tagged in the 200 block of Church Street.

In the 400 block of Race Street, a dispute over child custody occurred.

Police said a dispute over damaged property took place in the 600 block of Third Street. Shortly after, Marci Castellano, 37, of Catasauqua, was cited for harassment.

An abandoned vehicle in the 300 block of Walnut Street was tagged.

In the 400 block of Race Street, police conducted a welfare check. Childline and Lehigh County Children and Youth were notified.

A 28-year-old Catasauqua resident was arrested on DUI charges in the 100 block of Walnut Street when police responded to a three-vehicle crash.